The European Commission DG FISMA’s plan for the future Published the 09.03.2018
On Wednesday 9 March 2018,  the European Commission adopted a package of measures and action plans as part of its Capital Markets Union (CMU) flagship initiative. It includes : a proposal...
Where are we heading on the review of the ESAs? Published the 02.03.2018
Quite some water has flown down our local Mosel ever since the Commission presented its controversial proposal on the review of the European Supervisory authorities. The proposal stands in particular...
PBGL strategic priorities for 2018-2020 Published the 23.02.2018
The newly elected PBGL executive board sets up the strategic priorities that will continue to shape the future of the Luxembourg private banking industry in the coming months. The below...
Growth: Handle with care  Published the 09.02.2018
In a press release issued on 8 February 2018, Statec expects that the Luxembourg economy will grow by around 4.5% in 2018 and 2019. According to Statec, growth will benefit from...
Who is next? Published the 09.02.2018
That European banks’ legislative and regulatory environment is vastly determined in Brussels is no news. Every banker who comes in touch with it, knows that perfectly well. It doesn’t come...
Reform of Article 41 of the Law on the Financial Sector: Professional secrecy and outsourcing arrangements Published the 09.02.2018
On 6 February 2018, the Chamber of Deputies voted the law amending, among others, Article 41 of the Law of 5 April 1993 on the financial sector, dealing with professional...
It is sustainable finance o’clock in Brussels Published the 02.02.2018
The European Commission ambitions to make the EU the world most sustainable finance system. In order to reach this goal the European Commission set up last year a High Level...
Luxembourg ranks third in the Inclusive Development Index Published the 26.01.2018
According to the “Inclusive Development Index 2017” (IDI), a global index published by the World Economic Forum (WEF) last week, Luxembourg ranks third. The ranking analyses the world’s advanced and...
EU Commission approach on cryptocurrencies Published the 26.01.2018
On 23 January, the EU Commission outlined its approach on cryptocurrencies. The extract of Vice-President Dombrovskis’ speech held at the ECOFIN press conference and regarding cryptocurrencies: “In terms of financial services...
Starting the review of the ESAs and of their (increased) powers Published the 26.01.2018
To say that the Commission’s legislative proposal on the review of the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) raised some eyebrows might be an understatement. When ECOFIN Ministers discussed the text in...


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